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[Delaware] Rehoboth Beach Partially Bans Smoking Near Beach

Rehoboth Beach is banning smoking on the boardwalk and bandstand area of the Delaware resort town this year and will limit smoking to designated areas of the beach. Rehoboth Beach commissioners and the mayor voted Monday to limit smoking. The ban also in
KYW Newsradio-1060 KYW-TV CBS 3 (Philadelphia, PA)
added Mar 11, 2014 01:22
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[Delaware] LETTER: Second hand smoke does permeate areas

for those downwind of the smoker, exposure is greater at a distance than exposure for those immediately upwind. Thus, in a beach or boardwalk setting, it is possible for a smoker position themselves strategically to spare those in their own group from ex
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Feb 28, 2014 12:11
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[Delaware] HOPE: The battle against smoking seems far from over

Our country and our state must redouble the efforts to win the fight against tobacco once and for all. Delaware has accomplished much in tobacco prevention. In 2002, we became the second state to pass a comprehensive law to prohibit smoking in public plac
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Feb 4, 2014 12:50
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[Delaware] State lawmakers introduce bill banning e-cigarette sales to minors

A bill banning the sale and distribution of electronic cigarettes to minors has been introduced by state lawmakers. The proposed legislation, sponsored by State Rep. Deborah Hudson (R-Fairthorne) and Sen. Patricia Blevins (D-Elsmere) was filed in the Ho
WDEL (Wilmington, DE)
added Feb 2, 2014 13:32
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[Delaware] State lawmakers introduce bill banning e-cigarette sales to minors

A bill banning the sale and distribution of electronic cigarettes to minors has been introduced by state lawmakers. The proposed legislation, sponsored by State Rep. Deborah Hudson (R-Fairthorne) and Sen. Patricia Blevins (D-Elsmere) was filed in the Ho
WDEL (Wilmington, DE)
added Feb 2, 2014 13:27
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[Delaware] TOLMAN: How smoking tobacco is like burning fossil fuels

Both have been promoted and defended by powerful interests that have a great deal to lose once people know the truth about the risks they are taking - not only for themselves but for generations as yet unborn.
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jan 17, 2014 05:54
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[Delaware] EDITORIAL: Battle to end smoking is still far from over

in Delaware, Gov. Ruth Ann Minner showed persistence and political courage in her long fight to ban smoking in public buildings. Delaware was a leader in the nation for doing so. These warnings, these acts – from Benjamin Rush in 1798 to Surgeon General
Wilmington (DE) News Journal
added Jan 12, 2014 04:17
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[Delaware] Petition aims to outlaw smoking on beach in Rehoboth

A man with a family history of lung cancer is circulating a petition to ban smoking on the town's beach. Steven Curson of Rehoboth Beach is collecting signatures to extend the scope of Rehoboth's nonsmoking laws to areas by the ocean.
DelmarvaNow.com
added Nov 18, 2013 12:54
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Delaware panel discusses tobacco settlement money

The Delaware Health Fund Advisory Committee is charged with making recommendations to the governor and General Assembly for appropriating tobacco settlement funds. Friday's meeting will include a litigation update and budget update, and recommendations
AP - Associated Press
added Nov 16, 2013 00:44
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[Delaware] Biden calls for ban on e-cigarette sales to kids, restrictions on advertising

Attorney General Beau Biden has joined 39 other state Attorneys General in calling for the Food and Drug Administration to regulate the marketing and sale of electronic cigarettes. In a letter sent this week to FDA Commissioner Margaret Hamburg, the Att
Cape Gazette Newspaper (Lewes, DE)
added Oct 3, 2013 04:21
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